NPR: Toy Industry Influenced Women in Tech

NPR: Toy Industry Influenced Women in Tech

In an October 21, 2014 article posted online on and titled, When Women Stopped Coding, author Steve Henn identifies a period of time in the '80s when personal computers, then mostly toys, were marketed to boys. The article points to a Carnegie Mellon University study that associated young men's … [Continue Reading...]

CODE Movie Debugging the Gender Gap

What It’s Like to be a Woman in Coding

In an April 22, 2015 article, posted online at The Atlantic, and titled, "When Women Code", author Shirley Li introduces the documentary CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap, and follows with a Q&A with the movie's director, Robin Hauser Reynolds.   FILM SUMMARY:(quotes from the article's author, Shirley … [Continue Reading...]

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